Jacksonvine (Smilax maritima)

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Botanical names:
Smilax maritima Accepted
Smilax smallii Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 8 to 15 feet or more.
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: Small green berries, maturing to red and then reddish-black.
Fruiting Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Pale yellowish-green.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Tuber
Suitable Locations: Espalier
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Miscellaneous: Dioecious

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Genus Smilax by plantladylin Feb 1, 2019 12:07 PM 1

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